SB 109 – Election Administration Revision (2013-2014)
Link to Bill:http://www.legislature.state.oh.us/bills.cfm?ID=130_SB_109
SB 109 authorizes a number of technical and administrative changes to Ohio’s election law.
Primary Sponsors:Sen. Obhof (R)
Secondary Sponsors:Rep. Brown (R), Rep. Burkley (R), Rep. Hayes (R), Rep. McClain (R), Rep. Stebelton (R), Sen. Eklund (R), Sen. Faber (R), Sen. Hite (R), Sen. LaRose (R), Sen. Peterson (R), Speaker Batchelder (R)
Committee:Government Oversight and Reform (S), Policy and Legislative Oversight (H)
LSC Legislation Status:http://lsc.state.oh.us/coderev/sen130.nsf/Senate+Bill+Number/0109?OpenDocument
Our take on this bill:
SB 109 is largely a clean-up and modernization bill that revises election law to reflect advancements in technology and administrative changes in elections.
Passed out of the Senate State Government Oversight and Reform Committee on 5/08/13
Passed the Senate on 5/08/13
Passed out of the House Policy and Legislative Oversight Committee on 10/22/13
Passed the House on 11/20/13
Signed by the Governor on 11/26/13